In order to defeat Ripto, Spyro must go through each of the different breath powerups and flame the Magic cards. Then, charge Ripto himself. Dodge his attacks and repeat three times. At the end, Ripto explodes and a fairy gives you warp magic. You then go back to Sunny Plains.
Country Farms - Shamrock Isle - Canyon Hop - Minty Mines - Temple of Dune - Tiki Tropics
Alpine Adobe - Crush's Dungeon - Candy Lane - Haunted Hills - Winter Mesa - Watertopia
Rumble Jungle - Lunar Ledges - Arctic Outback - Gulp's Overlook - Moon Fondue - Gypsy Road
Dreamy Castle - Volcano Vaults - Ripto's Mondo Volcano - Ripto's Volcano (Boss)